Should You Keep Your Storage Locker?

Should You Keep Your Storage Locker?

82% of the contents in a storage locker will be thrown out, donated, or sold without ever being used again by the person paying for it. The self storage industry is growing quickly. Nine percent of American households (sorry, could not find Canadian stats) have...
Scared of Hiring a Professional Organizer?

Scared of Hiring a Professional Organizer?

We scare a lot of people. Specifically, people are terrified of having us in their homes. Even friends and family are sometimes nervous to have us over. Why is it that perfectly nice and non-threatening professional organizers can strike such fear in the hearts of so...
Embarrassed to Hire a Professional Organizer?

Embarrassed to Hire a Professional Organizer?

Sometimes people are a little embarrassed the first time they hire a Professional Organizer. Profesional organizing is a relatively new profession, and people often don’t know what to expect. It’s normal to feel nervous about someone seeing your clutter....
Decluttering to Lose Weight?

Decluttering to Lose Weight?

Clutter is on the rise. No doubt you have seen the stats on how much more stuff we have than previous generations. Although Canadians are usually less dramatic, in the US the average home has approximately 300,000 items and has nearly tripled in size over the...
The Greatest Unpacking Tip of All Time

The Greatest Unpacking Tip of All Time

We love getting out of town. Going to the cottage, vacationing with the family, travelling to exotic locations, even the occasional travel for a work conference – we love it all. It’s hard to generalize about packing since every trip will have different needs...